Sighting for June 26, 2016

Craig Marks

Bayou Teche NWR
St. Mary Parish, LA

This is only the 4th location w/i LA where Appalachian Browns have been found, and never in these numbers. I believe they are using Panicum gymnocarpon as the larval food plant.

  • Black Swallowtail 2
  • Great Southern White 1
  • Cloudless Sulphur 5
  • Red-banded Hairstreak 3
  • Pearl Crescent 1
  • Question Mark 1
  • Common Buckeye 1
  • Viceroy 8
  • Appalachian Brown 7
  • Carolina Satyr 1
  • Silver-spotted Skipper 1
  • Tropical Checkered-Skipper 2
  • Clouded Skipper 1
  • Least Skipper 3
  • Fiery Skipper 1
  • Delaware Skipper 1
  • Broad-winged Skipper 2